ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF NECK AND UPPER BACK PAIN - ADELAIDE

A learning module for doctors wanting to boost their skills and confidence in managing neck and upper back pain.

DATE: Saturday, 26th November 2022

MODULE COST: GP/Specialist - $690; AAMM member- $590; Registrar/House Officer- $490; Med Student/refresher module- $390

WHERE: ADELAIDE

CLOSE OF REGISTRATION: Wednesday 23 November 2022

Please note that due to the pre-reading requirements, registrations after Wednesday 23 November are unable to be processed.

LEARN TO:

• Refine your physical examination skills and understand your findings

• Target and interpret investigations

• Make a specific diagnosis leading to effective treatment

• Perform basic manual therapy and trigger point injections in your office

• Prescribe appropriate exercises and medications

READING AND ASSESSMENT:

• Pre-reading component of approximately 6 hours in preparation for a day-long workshop of interactive tutorials, hands on physical examination and treatment techniques with feedback and case discussions.

• Multiple-choice question test.

TUTORS:

Dr Ramona Chryssidis

Musculoskeletal Medicine Practitioner, Adelaide

Dr Jennie Wright

GP & Musculoskeletal Medicine Practitioner, Adelaide

CPD:

This module is an RACGP CPD Accredited Activity (Activity Number: 225489) and has been allocated 40 CPD program points in the 2020-2022 triennium.

This activity is accredited with ACRRM (Activity Number: 25465) and is eligible for 8 Educational Activity Hours and 7 Performance Review Hours.

Please note that this course is open to Medical Practitioners only.

Additional Documentation

Neck and Upper Back Pain Flyer